This deep, slender cup is fashioned of a brownish redware clay fabric. It has a rounded base with a small indentation and straight rim. A small portions is missing due to breaks. A dull residue on the surface may be remnant of a white wash, though it may also be simply the result of burial.
From Nuri, Pyramid 42 (tomb of Queen Asata), Room B. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan. (Accession Date: August 22, 2006)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition